David Bach has helped millions of people around the world take action to live and finish rich. He is one of the most popular and prolific financial authors of our time with eleven consecutive national bestsellers, including two consecutive #1 New York Times bestsellers, Start Late, Finish Rich and The Automatic Millionaire as well as Start Over, Finish Rich, Fight for Your Money, Go Green, Live Rich, The Automatic Millionaire Homeowner, Smart Women Finish Rich, Smart Couples Finish Rich, The Finish Rich Workbook and The Automatic Millionaire Workbook. David Bach carries the unique distinction of having had four of his books appear simultaneously on the Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, and USA Today bestseller lists. In all, his FinishRich Books have been published in more than 18 languages, with more than seven million copies in print worldwide.
Bach is an internationally renowned motivational and financial speaker. He regularly presents seminars for and delivers keynote addresses to the world’s leading financial service firms, Fortune 500 companies, universities, and national conferences. Over the past twenty years he has empowered people throughout the world on personal finance reaching over a half million people through live events.
Bach is regularly featured in the national media. He is a regular contributor to NBC’s Today show where he has appeared weekly for the past three years on the Money 911 segments. In addition Bach has appeared six times on The Oprah Winfrey Show. He has also been a frequent guest on Weekend Today, CNN's Larry King Live, ABC's Live with Regis and Kelly, The View, CBS's Early Show, ABC News, ABC’s Good Money, Fox News, and CNBC. He has been profiled in many major publications including The New York Times, BusinessWeek, USA Today, People, Reader's Digest, Time, Financial Times, the Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Working Woman, Glamour, Family Circle, and Redbook. He has been a contributor to Redbook Magazine, Smart Money Magazine, Oprah.com, Yahoo Finance and AOL Money.
Prior to founding FinishRich Media, LLC, Bach was a Senior Vice President of Morgan Stanley and a partner of The Bach Group, which during his tenure (1993 to 2001) managed more than half a billion dollars for individual investors. Bach is involved with many worthwhile causes including: Habitat for Humanity – New York City where he is a past board member. In consideration of all of Bach’s past and present success, what he is most proud of are his two sons, Jack and James Bach.
David Bach lives in New York.